News

Teacher unions warn of staff shortages and outbreaks ahead of reopening

Jan 5, 2022 07:01 By News Northern Sound
Teacher unions warn of staff shortages and outbreaks ahead of reopening Teacher unions warn of staff shortages and outbreaks ahead of reopening
Share this article

Yesterday the Minister for Education said the return would be challenging but there was no public health rationale for keeping them closed.

Teacher unions are warning of staff shortages and Covid-19 outbreaks ahead of the reopening of schools tomorrow.

Yesterday the Minister for Education said the return would be challenging but there was no public health rationale for keeping them closed.

Norma Foley's comment followed a meeting with officials and education partners.

Advertisement

Deputy General of the teachers union, the ASTI, Diarmuid DePaor, is concerned a full return could lead to chaos:

Share this article
Advertisement
Advertisement

NorthernSound Newsletter

Sign up now to keep up to date with the latest news.

Processing your request...

You are subscribed now! please check your email to confirm your subscription.